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  1. Surgalign launches upgrade to spine system

    Surgalign launched its next generation of the Holo Portal spine guidance system, the medtech company said March 20.
  2. Surgeries halted at Florida spine practice

    The surgery center at the Bonati Spine Institute in Hudson, Fla., was shut down after the state suspended its license, the Tampa Bay Times reported March 17.
  3. 50 hospitals and health systems receive 2022-2023 patient choice award for orthopedics

    Fifty hospitals and health systems, including Atlanta-based Emory Healthcare and Boston-based Brigham and Women's Hospital, have received WebMD and Medscape's 2022-2023 patient choice award for orthopedics, which takes into account a patient's top-choice health system when seeking care for orthopedics. 

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  1. The most dangerous trends in orthopedics and spine from 25 leaders

    The executives featured in this article are all speaking at Becker's 20th Annual Spine, Orthopedic & Pain Management-Driven ASC Conference at the Swissotel Chicago.
  2. Ossifix Orthopedics to expand beyond Texas

    Ossifix Orthopedics, a subsidiary of Umbra Applied Technologies, is expanding beyond Texas, entering the Southern and Northeastern markets. 
  3. Dr. Gerry Trinidad to bring orthopedic care to Ohio practice

    Gerry Trinidad, MD, will bring orthopedic care to King's Daughters Family Care Center Ironton (Ohio) beginning April 6, according to a March 17 report from The Ironton Tribune.
  4. Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital names orthopedic leader

    G. Dean Harter, MD, was named medical director for orthopedic surgey at Gifford, Fla.-based Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital.

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  1. What the shift to outpatient care means for the orthopedic industry

    Eight orthopedic surgeons connected with Becker's to discuss what the shift to outpatient care means for the orthopedic industry.
  2. Dr. Paul Canale retires after 19 years with Alabama practice

    Spine surgeon Paul Canale, MD, is retiring from Daphne, Ala.-based Baldwin Bone & Joint.
  3. 2 orthopedic lawsuits to know

    Becker's reported about two orthopedic lawsuits so far in March.
  4. Dr. Klane White appointed pediatric orthopedic chair at Children's Hospital Colorado

    Klane White, MD, has been appointed the chair of the department of pediatric orthopedics and the Rose Brown Endowed Chair of Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery at Children's Hospital Colorado in Aurora, according to a March 16 press release sent to Becker's. 
  1. 5 orthopedic, spine practices hit with cyberattacks in 10 months

    Since May 2022, at least five orthopedic and spine practices have been hit with cyberattacks, impacting over 100,000 patients. 
  2. Northwest Arkansas hospital 1st in region to use Rosa hip system

    Washington Regional Medical Center in Fayetteville, Ark., is the first in the region to use the Zimmer Biomet Rosa hip system. 
  3. Dr. Robert Marx performs knee surgery on NHL player

    Robert Marx, MD, performed knee surgery on Christian Dvorak, a forward for the Montreal Canadiens in the National Hockey League, on March 15.
  4. Precision Orthopaedic Specialties joins OrthoAlliance

    Precision Orthopaedic Specialties in Chardon, Ohio, joined Cincinnati-based OrthoAlliance.
  5. Accelus spine robot cleared for use with 2D- imaging system

    Accelus' Remi spine robot recieved FDA 510(k) clearance for use with GE OEC 9900 C-Arm fluoroscopic imaging systems.
  6. Atlantic Health System acquires 11 sports medicine locations

    Morristown, N.J.-based Atlantic Health System has acquired Forked River, N.J.-based Thompson Healthcare & Sports Medicine, claiming majority ownership of its 11 locations throughout the state, according to a March 15 report from New Jersey Business Magazine. 
  7. Edgerton Hospital partners with Orthopedic and Spine Centers of Wisconsin

    Edgerton (Wis.) Hospital and Health Services has entered a partnership with Orthopedic and Spine Centers of Wisconsin in Madison, according to a March 15 report from the Milton Courier. 
  8. Woven Orthopedics' spine screw fixation tool earns FDA clearance

    Woven Orthopedic Technologies earned FDA 510(k) clearance for its Ogmed implant enhancement system, the devicemaker said March 16.
  9. How 5 spine surgeons serve their communities

    Spine surgeons often spend time volunteering within their communities to provide medical care and for other causes. Five spine surgeons told Becker's how they serve others outside of work.

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